Welcome to Ocean Horizon, your gateway to the future of ocean science and innovative thinking. At the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), we are committed to understanding our one Ocean and leveraging our expertise to address pressing global challenges.

In this thought leadership blog, we embark on a journey of knowledge and discovery. We'll delve into forward-thinking topics that define our mission, from the current state of the ocean and the burgeoning blue economy to the pursuit of Sustainable Development Goals and horizon scanning for future opportunities. We'll also explore the cutting-edge world of marine technology and data, and the societal benefits that stem from scientific advancements.

We believe that by sharing our insights, expertise and vision, we can contribute to a more informed and empowered global community. Ocean Horizon will not only inform but also inspire, as we share our passion for scientific discovery and the critical importance of preserving and harnessing our planet's most precious resource – the ocean.

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